Kim Jong-hyun( Hangul : 김 종 현 ; Hanja : 金 鐘 鉉 ; born April 8, 1990) is a South Korean singer and composer . He is a member of both the South Korean boy group Shinee and the ballad group S.M. The Ballad . Jonghyun released his first EP titledBaseon January 12, 2015.

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 Jonghyun's Career


Jonghyun has been active in music since he was in junior high school. He was in a band and participated in many festivals in his area. In his band, he was not a vocalist but a bassist. The band's name was "Zion" and during one of its shows, he was scouted by SM. Before his debut with Shinee, he sang a duet with Zhang Liyin in the song “Wrongly Given Love” for her Chinese album.


Main article: Shinee

SM The Balladedit

Main article: SM The Ballad

The group released their debut album,Miss You, on November 29, 2010. They debuted on November 28, 2010 on SBS 's Inkigayo with their lead single, "Miss You." They also promoted another single from the album, "Hot Times."


Solo Workedit

Composing and Lyric Writingedit

He also fully composed, wrote and lead the vocal direction for Son Dam Bi's digital single, "Red Candle".Not only did Jonghyun compose and write the song, he also took part in the vocal directing. The lyrics relate the characteristics of a candle to someone in love, who feels excited and nervous at the same time.

As a DJ for MBC FM4U's midnight radio show "Blue Night" Jonghyun has revealed his newly written songs on his radio show which he has prepared for a special corner called "Blue Night Lyrics, That Man's Composition". Back in June, DJ Jonghyun tweeted:

Television showsedit

Jonghyun was also a cast member in KBS 'sImmortal Song 2for two episodes with fellow label-mate Yesung . On January 14, 2014, it was announced that he would be a cast member of the pilot variety showMusic Show.

Solo debutedit

Billboard's World Albums chart and the Gaon Album Chart .

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 Jonghyun's Personal life

Subsequently, Jonghyun also had to receive surgery to repair the damage.

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 Jonghyun's Discography

 Jonghyun's Filmography

Radio Show

2008-2009 Super Junior's Kiss the Radio DJ with Onew
2014 - Present MBC Blue Night

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 Jonghyun's Awards

Music show awardsedit

SongMusic showDate
"Déjà-Boo" Show! Music Core January 17, 2015
Inkigayo January 18, 2015
The Show January 20, 2015
Show Champion January 21, 2015
M Countdown January 22, 2015
Music Bank January 23, 2015
Show! Music Core January 24, 2015
The Show January 27, 2015

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 Jonghyun's References

  1. "Shinee" (in Japanese). SM Entertainment Japan and EMI Music Japan. Retrieved December 26, 2010. 
  2. Mark Russell (29 April 2014). K-Pop Now!: The Korean Music Revolution. Tuttle Publishing. p. 67. ISBN 978-1-4629-1411-1. 
  3. "Shinee's iple profile" (in Korean). Retrieved November 11, 2010. 
  5. "Taeyeon, Jonghyun, Yesung, Krystal and Chen to relaunch 'SM THE BALLAD'". dkpopnews. Retrieved 4 February 2014. 
  6. "More details including tracklist and participating artists for SM The Ballad's 2nd album 'Breath' revealed". allkpop. Retrieved 4 February 2014.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
  7. "20 idol singers unite to sing the G20 Seoul Summit theme song". September 30, 2010. Retrieved December 31, 2010. 
  8. "Shinee Mini-album ‘Sherlock’ Released!". March 18, Retrieved March 18.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  9. "Jonghyun to be featured in IU's upcoming album" (in Korean). 20 December 2013. 
  10. "Jonghyun composed and wrote Son Dambi's upcoming digital single "Red Candle"" (in Korean). 20 December 2013. 
  11. "Jonghyun composed and wrote Son Dambi's upcoming digital single "Red Candle"" (in Korean). 20 December 2013. 
  12. "Jonghyun to reveal his new compositions on MBC FM4U’s ‘Blue Night’". Retrieved September 4, 2014. 
  13. Kim, Jessica (5 November 2009). "Super Junior's Yesung to make appearance for SHINee". Asiae. Retrieved 26 April 2012. 
  14. "SHINee's Jonghyun to join KBS' Lunar New Year pilot program 'Music Show'". allkpop. Retrieved 15 January 2014.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
  15. Ahn Sung-mi (January 8, 2015). "‘Deja-BOO’ is my musical color: Jonghyun". The Korea Herald. Retrieved January 24, 2015. 
  16. Benjamin, Jeff (January 22, 2015). "SHINee's Jonghyun Rises to No. 1 on World Albums Chart With 'Base' EP". Billboard. Retrieved January 24, 2015. 
  17. "SHINee’s Jonghyun tops Gaon chart". K-Pop Herald. January 23, 2015. Retrieved January 24, 2015. 
  18. "Jonghyun and Key injured after performance in Indonesia". October 13, 2010. Retrieved January 1, 2012. 
  19. "Jonghyun to take a break from group activities". November 15, 2010. Retrieved January 1, 2012. 
  20. "Jonghyun unable to fully participate in upcoming concerts". December 24, 2010. Retrieved January 20, 2012. 
  21. "Jonghyun received surgery to his ankle". January 19, 2011. Retrieved January 20, 2012. 
  22. "Shinee’s Jonghyun & Shin Se Kyung confirmed to be dating!". Allkpop. 2010-10-26. 
  23. Kim, Jessica (2010-10-27). "Shinee Jonghyun and Sin Se-gyeong spotted dating". 10Asia. 
  24. Kim, Jessica (2010-10-28). "SHINee Jonghyun girlfriend Sin Se-gyeong shuts down website". 10Asia. 
  25. "Shin Se Kyung and Shinee's Jonghyun are no longer dating". Allkpop. 2011-06-20. 
  26. Ko, Kyoung-seok (2011-06-20). "Shinee Jonghyun, Sin Se-gyeong no longer dating". 10Asia. 
  27. "Shinee's Jonghyun reported to have been in a car accident". April 1, 2013. Retrieved April 1, 2013. 
  29. "SHINee’s Jonghyun tapped to be the new DJ for MBC FM4U’s "Blue Night," replacing outgoing DJ Jungyeop". koreaboo. Retrieved 23 January 2014. 

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